Avoiding malware

– March 8, 2017

The protection mechanisms have not changed for a long time but it is good to go over them once in a while: Among malware, so-called ransomware has now become common. Ransomware is a program type that encrypts the user’s work files on the user’s local machine and sometimes also on the network disks available on the user’s computer. Decrypting the files might succeed if […]

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Adding a printer in Windows

– February 17, 2017

You can add a printer to a computer, which is maintained by the ICT services and the computer is in the kk network (either by cable or WiFi) 1. Choose Start (Käynnistä) 2. Start writing  Devices and printers (Laitteet ja tulostimet) until you can choose it from the search results; open it when you see […]

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Online learning

– January 26, 2017

These instructions are meant for both Oamk staff and students. Moodle Oiva 1. Moodle Oamk Moodle is the official e-learning environment in Oamk. You can log in to Oamk Moodle at https://moodle.oamk.fi/. 1.1 Login to Oamk Moodle Oamk students and staff members log in to Moodle with their Oamk username and password. To external users, separate […]

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Change the VLC media player to the default in Windows 10

– January 25, 2017

In Windows,  the default media player is Windows Media Player. However, we recommend you change the default to VLC media player; it is a free, open source multimedia player that plays most multimedia files. In order to do this, you need to install VLC on your computer <https://www.videolan.org/vlc/>. This is how you can then change the default […]

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How to make a black and white PDF file

– January 20, 2017

When you print files to the printing queue via email,  you cannot help the fact that the colour files will be printed in colour. In case you want to print more affordable black and white prints, you have two options: When you are fetching your print from the Canon printer, use the printers menu options […]

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Autodesk software for students

– December 7, 2016

NB. only non-commercial use is allowed. Check out Autodesk University, they offer online courses for free. 1. Go to https://www.autodesk.com/education/free-software/featured 2. To register, choose a product and then create an account (or if you already have one, sign in). Start creating the account by filling out the form with Finland as your country, student as your role and […]

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(suomi) Turvatulostimen lisääminen Mac OS X-käyttöjärjestelmään

– September 13, 2016

Sorry, this entry is only available in Finnish.

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